I recently visited a new
cardiologist for a check-up on stable heart
failure after my regular one suddenly died. Without benefit of an EKG, Echo, or Stress Test, he ordered me to double the doses of Coreg to 100 mg a day from 50, and daouble the dosage of Norvasc to 20 mg per day (The maximum recommended dosages are 50 on Coreg and 10 on Norvasc. He also wanted me to quit taking 12.